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Grammy award-winning singer Lauryn Hill pleaded guilty to not paying taxes on her earnings of about $1.8 million in a span of 3 years. Hill admitted to the courts in Newark, New Jersey that she failed to file tax returns from 2005 to 2007.
She now faces a possible three years in prison and a fine of $100,000. Judge Micheal Shipp released Hill on a $150,000 bail and scheduled her sentencing on November 27. See the full article on Reuters.com here
Laryn Hill started out as a member of The Fugees and then began her solo career in 1998 with the critically acclaimed album "The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill." Click the YouTube clip below to view the music video of Lauryn's hit single "Doo-Wop (That Thing)" from that album.
The singer has not put out an album since 2001 and largely disappeared from public view to raise six children. Hill received the tax charges three weeks ago after which she took to Tumblr explaining that she hasn't paid taxes to guarantee the safety and well-being of herself and her family.
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